'''Westwood Studios, Inc.''' was an American video game developer
, based in Las Vegas, Nevada
. It was founded by Brett Sperry
and Louis Castle
as '''Westwood Associates''' and was renamed Westwood Studios when it merged with Virgin Interactive
in 1992. The company was bought from Virgin Interactive by Electronic Arts
(EA) in 1998, and closed by EA in 2003.
[[http://www.mobygames.com/company/westwood-studios-inc/history A brief history of Westwood Studios] at MobyGames]
Westwood is best known for developing real-time strategy
, Adventure game|adventure
and Role-playing video game|role-playing
genres. It was listed in ''Guinness World Records
'' for selling more than 10 million copies of ''Command & Conquer (1995 video game)|Command & Conquer
'' worldwide. The last former Westwood employee quit working for Electronic Arts after the release of...